1 dead after lightning strikes crowd at California beach
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:40
1 dead after lightning strikes crowd at California beach (Reuters) - One man died and at least eight people were injured on Sunday in a lightning strike during a rare thunderstorm at Venice Beach in Los Angeles, officials said. "I heard this crackle  read more
Family of 5 shot dead in Maine, gun recovered
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:48
Family of 5 shot dead in Maine, gun recovered SACO, Maine (AP) — A family of five, including three children ranging in age from 4 to 12 years old, were found shot to death Sunday inside a southern Maine apartment, authorities said.  read more
Ebola kills Liberian doctor, 2 Americans infected
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:39
Ebola kills Liberian doctor, 2 Americans infected MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — One of Liberia's most high-profile doctors has died of Ebola, officials said Sunday, and an American physician was being treated for the deadly virus, highlighting the  read more
APNewsBreak: Tentative deal reached on VA reform
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:32
APNewsBreak: Tentative deal reached on VA reform WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees have reached a tentative agreement on a plan to fix a veterans' health program scandalized by long patient  read more
US: Russia has fired rockets into Ukraine
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:13
US: Russia has fired rockets into Ukraine WASHINGTON (AP) — Stepping up pressure on Moscow, the U.S. on Sunday released satellite images it says show that rockets have been fired from Russia into neighboring eastern Ukraine and that heavy  read more
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:17
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France PARIS (AP) — Italy's Vincenzo Nibali has won the Tour de France, becoming the first Italian to win cycling's greatest race in 16 years by chiselling a lead over his main rivals a few  read more